Belinda Hogstrom

Foster Parent, Orphan Connections

Belinda and her husband Matt have been foster parents since 1995, and have had the privilege of caring for more than 60 children in their home. They have 4 adopted children, ranging in age from 7 to 20. Belinda and Matt are the leaders of Orphan Connections, a regional CAFO alliance whose goal is “connecting children with families, and connecting families with the love of God.” Belinda loves to speak and blog about her foster care journey at

Speaker Location

Raleigh, NC

Travel Notes

Yes – willing to travel!

Speaking Themes

  • foster care
  • foster-adoption
  • special needs/medically fragile
  • shared parenting
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